This submission comes from James Dillard in Annapolis, MD. At 51, he's been playing drums since the age of 7 and is a self-taught drummer. His influences include Don Brewer, John Bonham, Tommy Aldridge and Scott Travis. James has a large library of self-recordings online using many of the drums featured in this post - click here to visit his sounds page.
Check out James' vintage collection! Click on the picture to enlarge.
Tama Superstar - Cherry Wine (24" Kicks)
Tama Superstar - Super Mahogany (24" Kicks)
Showing vintage Tama Mini Timbales
My First Drum Set, "Custom" Pearl Tiger (20" Kick). Now my Grandson's kit!
Ludwig Jellybean Vista-Lite with extra floor tom, bass drum, and chrome roto toms (24" & 22" kick).